Primary II (Pre-Profesional) Program. Age 8-10
Primary II ( Pre-Pro ) program
Students will be placed into this class upon successful completion of a placement lesson.
The program is designed for students who want to learn ballet seriously and/or move towards being a professional dancer. The program includes: Classical ballet technique, body conditioning & stretching, pre-pointe and variation classes. 5 hours per week classes (with an option for 6-7 hrs. / 6 days per week).
Primary II (Professional) covers the basic elements of correct postural alignment, weight transfer, small, medium and large poses, basics of ballet exercise, concluding with the basic steps of allegro and pre-pointe. Students will be ready for pointe upon completion of this program.
This is a very important level as it establishes vital foundations upon which future classical ballet training will be built.
Students are required to take a minimum of 4 hours weekly classes including Ballet technique and Ballet body conditioning. Students can optionally take Pre-Pointe and/or Contemporary and/or Variation classes.
Students entering this level must have prior experience in Ballet training and will be placed into this class upon successful placement lesson.
Classes: Monday-Friday at 4 pm ( There is no regular class on Wednesday. Time 4- 5 pm on Wednesday saved for Primary II individual or group work.
Pre-Pointe class – Saturday at 10 am
Mint green tulle skirt. Can be purchased from BISD
Mint green Strap leotard. Can be purchased from BISD
Pink canvas ballet slippers
White short–sleeved leotard
Black bike shorts or High Waist Dance Legging
White ankle socks – students may wear any plain thin white socks
White ballet slippers
Full Program – $225 per 1 month session. $660 per quarter ( $ 220 for 1 month price with discount )
Drop-in class – $ 35
Pre-Pointe drop-in class – $ 40